Software Case: Raskovski Sentenced to Eight Years in Prison

On Thursday, in the Software case, the Criminal Court sentenced ex-Government Secretary-General Dragi Raskovski to eight years in prison. The other six defendants, too, were found guilty, each receiving a sentence ranging 3-5.5 years behind prison. Raskovski was sentenced to seven and one years for abuse of office and money laundering, respectively. The time spent under house arrest (calculated since 16 April 2021 is calculated). Defendants Ivica Dimitrovski, Igor Hristov, Daniel Stancev, Irena Ivanovska, Igor Ivanovski, and Maja Siljanovska were sentenced to five, five and a half, four, three and a half, three, and three years, respectively. The sides have a right to appeal the verdicts before the Court of Appeals in Skopje.